Start Date
August 20, 2024 - 12:00pm
End Date
August 20, 2024 - 10:00pm



The City of Toronto’s Community Environment Days help reduce the amount of reusable or recyclable waste going to landfill and allow for safe disposal of household hazardous waste. A Community Environment Day will be taking place at Downsview Park on Tuesday, August 20 from 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm at Upper Parking Lot behind 10 Carl Hall Rd.

Items for Drop-off & Pick-up
•    Free bagged leaf compost (limit of two bags per household, while supplies last)
•    Kitchen containers for organics ($7, cash only)

Drop-off for recycling or proper disposal: 
•    Electronic Waste
•    Household Hazardous Waste

Donate items for reuse:
•    Sporting goods
•    Books (excluding textbooks)
•    Cameras, CDs, DVDs and Blu-rays
•    Dress-up clothing and costume jewelry
•    Clothing, footwear, accessories, linens, etc.
•    Small household items
•    Music instruments, board games
•    Eyeglasses, walking aids, hearing aids, etc.
•    Non-perishable food for donation

Items Not Accepted
Please do not bring:
•    Ink cartridges or toner
•    Construction waste
•    Air conditioners
•    Garbage and Blue Bin recycling
•    Wood
•    Cassette and videotapes
•    Commercial/industrial hazardous waste
•    Tires and scrap metal


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